Wednesday, March 23, 2016

A-CAMP: Training Workshop for Campus Ministers

Last February 25-26, the Campus Ministry representatives of St. Francis of Assisi School of Silay City attended a workshop held at the De La Salle Andres Soriano Memorial College in Lutopan, Toledo City, Cebu.  Mrs. Elena Coja, Mrs. Leda Ibugan and Mrs. Rose Iglesia joined other Campus Ministers from Visayas and Mindanao. 

"I learned different approach of giving recollections.  Several inputs were given from the participants coming from the schools in Visayas and Mindanao which were under LASSO supervision."  by Ma. Elena Coja

"The hosting school were very accommodating and gave us a warm welcome.  The program was well planned and organized.  The speakers were very effective." by Leda Ibugan

"I learned different techniques and strategies on how to prepare recollection activities applicable for parents, students and alumni." by Rose Iglesia

Monday, March 21, 2016

Lent Recollection 2016

The faculty and staff of St. Francis of Assisi School of Silay City and Tapulanga Foundation had their annual Lent Recollection at Nature's Village Resort, Talisay City last February 19.  Fr. Salvador Barcelona facilitated the recollection.

I learned the purpose of Lent and that is to remember how Jesus proved Himself as our Savior as He overcame the temptations. by Romnick Sadio

I liked it when we were asked to share how St. Francis of Assisi School helped in our spiritual growth.  by Catrina Deriada

I learned that fasting is not just refraining from eating meat but also stopping myself from the bad habits and improving my good attitude. by Josephine Negrito

My faith increased as I learned more how God loves us and that the Lenten season reminds us that we should have faith in God and trust Him everyday. by Ruth dela Cruz

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Monday, March 14, 2016

Valentine's Week in SFAS

Last February 8-12, St. Francis of Assisi School of Silay City celebrated Valentine's Week. The Student Affairs Council (SAC) prepared activities like Romantic Haranas, Love Lace and selling candies, chocolates and cupcakes.  During break time and lunch time, love songs were played using the school's audio system.

The highlight  of the activity was on February 10 when we held a program and expressed our love for all the teachers through songs and giving them letters which they truly appreciated.

Written by Claire Marie Deriada, Grade 8A

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Tuesday, March 8, 2016

3rd Quarter Teachers and Staff Awardees

St. Francis of Assisi School of Silay City gives recognition and appreciation to teachers and staff who go the "extra" mile with their work every quarter.  As a token of appreciation, each awardee received a half a dozen of Krispy Kreme or JCo Donuts for this 3rd quarter.

Congratulations!  Great job!

Teacher of the Quarter - Ms. Zerlim Montillano
Staff of the Quarter - Ms. May Santillan
English Proficiency Award - Ms. Lina Gabino (teacher) and Ms. Marion Malunes (staff)
Well-Groomed Award - Ms. Luzel Velasco (teacher) and Ms. Edna Taganile (staff)
Most Cooperative Award - Mr. Romnick Sadio (teacher) and Ms. May Santillan (staff)
Most Industrious Award - Mr. Romnick Sadio (teacher) and Ms. May Santillan (staff)
Best Homeroom Adviser - Mr. Zerlim Montillano
Best Subject Teacher - Mr. Zerlim Montillano
Mr. Congeniality - Mr. Joevani Buenafe (teacher) and Mr. Regnor Navigar (staff)
Ms. Congeniality - Mr. Catrina Deriada (teacher) and Ms. Marissa Guadalupe (staff)
Most Improved Award - Ms. Jennifer Tabujara (teacher)
Best in Penmanship - Ms. Rose Iglesia (teacher)

Friday, March 4, 2016

Celebration of the Sacrament of the Holy Communion

Forty-three 3rd graders of St. Francis of Assisi School of Silay City received the Sacrament of Holy Communion last February 2 which took place at the Our Lady of Nativity Chapel in Hda. Tinihaban, Silay City. Ten students from Grades 4 to 7 joined them as well.

The Communicants received the Sacrament of Reconciliation the day before.
After the ceremony, each Communicants  received a certificate and a rosary. The First Holy Communion was celebrated by Fr. Salvador "Badong" Barcelona, parish priest of Brgy. Tanza and spiritual director of the school.

Congratulations to our 53 First Holy Communicants! May God continue to be with you on your spiritual journey. 

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